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Democrat accuses 2 Republican colleagues of fraud; GOP calls it a campaign stunt

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The request from Sen. John Patrick, D-Rumford, came 15 days before the November election.
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This Civil War sailor from Portland died on a river down south

But 25 miles out of Alexandria, near Dunn’s Bayou, they were ambushed by Confederate troops and artillery. The fighting lasted most of the day.

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UMaine System trustees push forward proposed Portland graduate center

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Trustees unanimously backed an 80-page business plan for the center during a special meeting at University College Center in East Millinocket.

Van Buren man gets more than six years for role in bath salts ring

In sentencing Jacob Gagnon, U.S. District Judge John Woodcock described him as “a major figure in a significant bath salts distribution ring.”

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